Palmetto Bays Elementary School

8900 Hwy 544, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 | (843) 236-6200
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 665
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8900 Highway 544, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
  • Principal or Admin: William James
  • Fax: (843) 236-7900
  • Website:
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 665
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 334 (50.2%)
  • Females: 323 (48.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 62 (9.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 409 (61.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 471 (70.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Palmetto Bays Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian71.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Palmetto Bays Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade11116.7%
2nd Grade9614.4%
3rd Grade11216.8%
4th Grade9714.6%
5th Grade9314.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 57%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:43%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,985
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Palmetto Bays Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,10938%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,11562%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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